Virtual happy hour here we come: The top DIY cocktails to make at home in lockdown

For when a glass of wine just won't cut it.

By Maddison Leach
As lockdowns continue to be extended across several Aussie states, Friday drinks and girly nights in are off the table for a while.
But that doesn't mean you have to settle for box wine and that old bottle of Passion Pop that's been sitting in the back of the liquor cabinet for six years.
Can't go out for happy hour? We've got it sorted. Pexels
Now is the perfect time to teach yourself a little bit of at-home mixology, from how to whip up a cosmo to figuring out how you like your margaritas best.
Thankfully, there are plenty of brands making DIY cocktails easy with home kits and subscription boxes that contain everything you need to have happy hour at home.
Others are handing out tasty cocktail recipes using gin, whiskey and everything in between so you can try your hand at just about any kind of drink.
We've rounded up the best of the bunch to make your DIY cocktails easy for your next virtual drinks or at-home happy hour.